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by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

Time's up and that's all folks! Thanks to everyone who has taken part, we hope that you found this to be a useful exercise, and we look forward to receiving your applications later this year.

Good luck!
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

Emma asks "Do you know if a copy of the Live Chat will be saved? I work in an inpatient unit and I am unable to log on to the computer for the session."

As far as I know, this thread will be available indefinitely.
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

Just 15 minutes left in the live chat so if anyone has a question now would be a good time to let us know...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

4. What are some examples of the modules for the Surrey course? (Is there a module directory available for prospective students? Here's the units we offer: Adults in Later Life Building a Therapeutic Alliance Children, Young People and Families Adults with Complex Presentations Leadership and Organi...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

3. What makes Surrey's course different to other DClinPsy courses? For further details I suggest you read the entry in the Alternative Handbook https://www1.bps.org.uk/system/files/user-files/Division%20of%20Clinical%20Psychology/public/Alt%20Hand%202018%20v6.pdf where you will see that the course i...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

2. How much do you utilise the personal statements in the selection process-are these rated? And are these looked at prior to the tests? All aspects of the application are considered by the selection team, and all those who meet our minimum criteria are invited to sit the MCQ and selection tests. Th...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

1. Please could you tell me more about the written test and the multiple choice tests that people sit in February? What topics are they on? The MCQ covers a range of topics related to research design, analysis and interpretation, whereas the written test helps us to assess candidates ability to assi...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

That's all the pre-prepared questions we have - so its over to you now...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

Earlier Mindfulpsych asked: 1. Whether there are additional examination dates or whether the written exam will only be on 16th February 2019. 2. How placements are allocated - do trainees rate the localities or is it randomised by the university? 1. Baring religious observance, all applicants are ex...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

What would you say the ethos is for the Surrey DClinPsy course is? Interesting question! This course promotes the NHS values which are enshrined within the NHS constitution. We are dedicated to recruiting graduates whose individual values and behaviours align to those of the NHS. These NHS values ar...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

What clinical competencies does Surrey value the most or do you look for a fairly equal balance (e.g. research vs intervention) While we do require one year of clinically relevant experience, we do not have any preference for the area. There should be evidence of some supervisory input from a clinic...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

2. As I do not have any formal publications of research, is there any other experience that could compare to this (e.g. a research assistant psychologist post?) Publications (formal or otherwise) are not a requirement. However any additional qualification or publications can add strength to your app...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

1. During the first year of the DClinPsy, what support is available to students (e.g. a mentor?) At Surrey we provide support throughout training at personal, academic and professional levels. Examples of the types of support provided are provided below: Your Personal Tutor is your Teaching Fellow. ...
by clinlecturer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A
Replies: 23
Views: 1191

Re: LiveChat event 2018: University of Surrey team online Q&A

Hello! The team are here and awaiting your questions.... while we wait, lets answer some of the questions already up on the board

Cheers!